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Premium Female Dorm - 4 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Other room types
Queen Room W/ Ensuite Bath
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Premium Male Dorm - 4 Bed Dorm - Male only (Shared bathroom)
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Standard Female Dorm - 6 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Premium Mixed Dorm - 4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Standard Male Dorm - 6 Bed Dorm - Male only (Shared bathroom)
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Standard Mixed Dorm - 6 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Get an overview of this hotel
Eco-friendly Boston hostel in Theatre District, walk to Boston Opera House

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff

With a stay at HI Boston, you'll be centrally located in Boston, steps from Cutler Majestic Theatre and within a 5-minute walk of Boston Opera House. This eco-friendly hostel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Boston Public Garden and 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Boston Common.

Make yourself at home in one of the 99 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms with showers are provided.

Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, a fireplace in the lobby, and a vending machine.

Featured amenities include express check-out, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

HI Boston features a vending machine, multilingual staff, and a fireplace in the lobby. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This eco-friendly hostel also offers laundry facilities, express check-out, and an ATM.

HI Boston is a smoke-free property.

  • Luggage storage
  • Distance from property (miles) 0.2
  • Elevator
  • Lot Hours - 24 hours
  • ATM/banking
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Vending machine
  • Express check-out
  • Year Built - 1885
  • Total number of rooms - 99
  • Number of floors - 6
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Smoke-free property
  • Multilingual staff
  • Fireplace in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Room Amenities

HI Boston offers 99 accommodations with air conditioning. This Boston hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

  • Air conditioning
  • Shower only
  • Free WiFi
  • Limited housekeeping
  • Heating

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at 3 AM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Tax ID - C0014510351

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted; guests whose residence is within 30 mi (48 km) of the property will not be allowed to check in

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

The maximum length of stay at this property is 14 days.

Guests 17 years of age and under must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Guests 17 years of age and under cannot be accommodated in shared dormitories.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

The tax ID number is C0014510351. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted. Guests whose residence is within 30 mi (48 km) of the property will not be allowed to check in. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Security system

Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Debit cards not accepted

Property follows sanitization practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

State tax ID - C0014510351

Individually-wrapped food options are not available

Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Club Card: USD 4 per person, per night
  • Child's Club Card: USD 4 per night, (up to 17 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Offsite parking fee: USD 25 per day (0.2 mi away; open 24 hours)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Hostelling International Boston Hostel
  • Hostelling International Boston
  • Hostel HI Boston
  • HI Boston Boston
  • HI Boston Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • HI Boston Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Boston

We should mention

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Globe, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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